Street Party Sold Out

7pm-1am Sat 31st Dec 2016 Edinburgh City Centre £25.00 inc booking fee

Live bands and djs fill the Edinburgh streets with music, as the city centre comes alive with festivities and party people from all over the world gather to ring in 2017 in style

What it's all about

Party people from all over the world gather to ring in the New Year at one  of the world's biggest outdoor parties, against the stunning backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Join us at any of our four Street Party Stages! What To Expect On the night you will get to take part in the magnificent Midnight Moment with fireworks and music as we say goodbye to 2016 and welcome in 2017. Revel in live music and DJs at our Street Party stages and on giant screens that line the streets. Access to front of stages on a first come, first served basis. Enjoy four fireworks displays on the hour from 9pm set against the backdrop of the iconic Edinburgh Castle. 

Waverley Stage

The Waverley Stage will be headlined by music legends The Charlatans. With a career spanning four decades, the band have provided the soundtrack to a generation. Joining them will be Ayrshire’s own Fatherson and rising star Be Charlotte.

Castle Stage

Our Celtic inspired Castle Stage features exhilarating performances from leading Scottish Celtic crossover bands Salsa Celtica, Mànran and Ross Ainslie & Ali Hutton.

Mound Stage

This year we're delighted to announce the Mound Stage is programmed in collaboration with the Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival, will feature Edinburgh favourites James Brown is AnnieBrass Gumbo and Blues 'N' Trouble

Frederick Stage

Providing the heart thumping, disco dancing, sing-a-long classics on  our Frederick Stage is returning DJs, party  starters and all round legends Guilty Pleasures! One of the UK's boldest, brashest and best nights out. Accompanying them are VJ’s Buttercup & Pixel mixing cutting edge visuals for all your snap-happy needs!


What To Expect

On the night you will get to take part in the magnificent Midnight Moment with fireworks and music as we say good bye to 2016 and welcome in 2017. Revel in live music and DJs at the four street party stages and 8 large screens that line the streets. Access to front of stages on a first come, first served basis. Enjoy four fireworks displays on the hour from 9pm set against the backdrop of the iconic Edinburgh Castle. 


Important Info

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  • This is a very busy, all-standing, outdoor festival event so please dress for the weather
  • We recommend you purchase your Street Party wristband in advance of the 31st the Street Party is on track to sell out. If you’ve haven’t purchased your tickets and/or wristbands beforehand do not travel to Edinburgh.
  • We recommend you collect pre-purchased Street Party wristbands early the Box Office in the Fringe Shop on the High Street will be open till 8.00pm on 31 December but can get very busy. Better still collect them before the 31st if you can.  
  • Please note Street Party tickets do not allow access into the Concert in the Gardens or the Old Town Ceilidh events
  • No entry after 11pm, so please come early!
  • Access to extensive range of outdoor bars, street food and toilets throughout the arena
  • No persons under 12yrs permitted at the Street Party. Those with children under 12yrs looking to join the celebrations should attend the Old Town Ceilidh or Concert in the Gardens which is a more accessible event  
  • Anyone under 16yrs must be accompanied by an adult over 21yrs of age.
  • The Event Organiser reserves the right to search Ticket Holder’s bags and clothing for security reasons
  • Strobe lighting will be used at the event. Those with a light sensitivity should be aware that there will be areas where there will be flickering and flashing lights at high intensity
  • Please visit here for full event conditions
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